Wednesday, November 9th, 2011

Monday, October 17th, 2011

Monday, July 4th, 2011

12:30 pm

Gitman Vintage Donegal Tie

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You know what we’re not crazy about? The whole ‘wear a tie with the top button undone’ thing. It’s faux nonchalance, much like tying a jumper over your shoulders or leaving your bowtie undone but around the neck. Just do…

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Friday, June 17th, 2011

12:30 pm

Pitti | The Hill-side Spring/Summer 2012

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Was everyone at Pitti? Pretty much. The Hill-side showcased some of their wares at the show and it’s a floral affair. Floral ties? Check. Bandanas? Check. More wardrobe enhancing accessories than you can shake a stick at? checkmate. Take a…

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Monday, May 9th, 2011

3:00 pm

Sson for 3939 Harris Tweed Tie

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Traditionalists, look away now. In fact if you’re a traditionalist we’re shocked you even come here, you’re probably here for the book and magazine picks. Either way, we like these Harris tweed ties 3939 did with Sson. We’re not even…

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Friday, April 8th, 2011

2:00 pm

Blackbird Warm Grey Tie


A famous man once said that ties were the spice rack of the wardrobe. Actually, no one said that, but we think it fits. What do we mean by that statement? Basically you should have an incredibly varied tie selection,…

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Tuesday, March 29th, 2011

1:30 pm

Bromleys Knitted Tie

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The knitted tie hunt continues on with this one we found. Silk ties are great and all but there’s something a little too spiffy about them for us to wear on a daily basis. And if you like being spiffy,…

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Monday, March 7th, 2011

1:30 pm

Paul Smith Knitted Silk Tie

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Is it time for another fake tie revival? We usually hear of one every couple years or so, so we’re wondering whether it’s reached that time yet. The thing with ties is that, like trainers, people never stop wearing, they…

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Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011

10:50 pm

General Knot & Co. Neckties and Bowties


Word is getting around quick regarding General Knot & Co.’s collection of salvage made men’s neck and bowties. Putting aside inspiration, this New York based company – which fabricates their ties in NYC and Vermont – uses found and vintage…

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Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

3:30 pm

The Hill-Side Spring 2011 Preview

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The Hill-Side released this short video preview of their upcoming collection and we’ve gotta say, it looks pretty good. We would make a joke, but people didn’t react very well the last time we did that in a Hill-Side post.

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